Corporate Culture


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Corporate Culture

From Gridiron to Boardroom: Football Teaches Leadership

Aug. 29, 2023
Watching from the sidelines as my kids play, I’m struck by the business lessons.
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Continuous Improvement

Engineering Metrics Need Human Context

Aug. 23, 2023
Numbers can only tell you so much.
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Recruiting / Retention

Manufacturing Is Losing the Race to Recruit, Advance Women

Aug. 10, 2023
CEOs consistently say that finding ways to bridge the talent gap is their greatest concern, but they aren’t seriously tackling the problem.
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Continuous Improvement

What Should I Be Observing When I Walk the Shop Floor?

July 27, 2023
Identifying opportunities in safety, sustaining 5s and quality should be part of leaders' daily routine.
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Corporate Culture

Less Doing and More Learning: The Art of Unburdened Leadership

July 17, 2023
A look at three of the most impactful ways to empower your team to take ownership.


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Ebooks & Digital Editions

eBook: Generation Now Leadership

Aug. 28, 2023
Manufacturing's young talent steps forward in this talent management guide from IndustryWeek.
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Continuous Improvement

Can Manufacturers Provide Too Much Customer Value?

June 22, 2023
The practice of ‘gold-plating’ is problematic when it’s used as a cover for poorly controlled processes.
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Respect for People—The Fundamental Lean Manufacturing Principle for Improving Operations

Aug. 17, 2023
Respect isn’t a nice-to-do practice to make employees feel better, it’s the critical component to engaging your workforce to tackle inefficiencies and drive continuous improvement...
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Corporate Culture

Six Actions CEOs Should Never Take with Their Boards of Directors

June 20, 2023
It's a tough balancing act, but there are clear lines that everyone should respect.
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Corporate Culture

5 Tips for Growing as a Leader without Burning Out

June 13, 2023
The former president of Kraft Foods shares how to think holistically about your career.